This age group has its own programme for the Boy get the chance to develop existing skills and learn new ones, through a fun, balanced and challenging programme of activities. Young people are encouraged to have a say and help shape their own programme. They can get involved in anything from helping others in their local community to playing sports, trying out adventure activities or being creative through there something for everyone! There are also opportunities to go away on camps and residentials, which are often the highlights in the annual programme.
Our camps take place on weekends to a whole week and we often stay in the Wyre Forest at The Frank Chapman Centre or Coopers Mill. Also we have been to camp to London, Weston Super Mare and Wales.
Young people wear a core uniform which can either consist of a blue shirt & tie. Also members usually wear school trousers and footwear as part of the uniform.
There are four rows on the right Company armband:
Row 1 – Service Badge (left), Company Membership Award (centralised), Nights Away Award (right)
Row 2 – Company Core Activity Awards (centralised)
Row 3 – Staged Awards (centralised)
Row 4 – Highest Anchors Activity Award, Highest Juniors Activity Award (left), Special Anniversary/Event or Recruitment Badge (right).
On the right armband a maximum of two Special Anniversary/Event or Recruitment Badges may be worn alongside the highest Anchors and Juniors Activity Awards on row 4.
There is one row on the left Company armband:
Row 1 – Discovery Badge (centralised)
Armband examples above shows ALL awards/badges which can be obtained during a member’s time in Company based on joining at age 11/12 and going through until end of session in which they attain their 14th birthday. It shows them completing all the core Activity Awards and Staged Awards. Also shown on the right armband is the Company Membership Award, 7 year Service Badge and the World War 1 Award Badge.
What time and costs?
Company meet Monday 6pm to 8pm
A monthly sub of £6 covers the running costs of the Company. The subs includes a yearly insurance fee of £21 is required to cover each member whilst doing Boys' Brigade activities..
There is a Uniform and a shirt, tie and a hat can cost anything from £20 upwards.
We have a well stocked tuckshop
Or text/phone: 07852883040 speak to Graham Knight (Captain)